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National CAMHS Conference 6 July 2017

Dandelion Time has been invited to have a stand at the National Children and Young People’s Mental  Health Conference, being held in London. The Agenda will focus on how mental health care for children and young people will be revolutionised

Award Winning Film: Demain July 2017

Dr Caroline Jessel, Dandelion Time Chairman, and Kent Environment Champions Group are screening the Award Winning French documentary Demain. An engaging and innovative work, highlighting the need for action around climate change and environmental threats. Winning the 2016 Cesar for Best

A Day of Play 2017

Come find that free, fun, spontaneous and playful part of you that copes with life without being concerned about getting it right or being clever all the time. Through play, games and short improvisations we will learn to let go

The Vicar’s Picnic: July 2017

We are really pleased to be taking part in the Yalding Music Festival this year.  Taking place on the banks of the river Medway, this is a great family friendly event.  Run by volunteers and raising money for local good

Wealden Literary Festival: July 2017

Wealden Literary Festival Family-friendly festival celebrating nature and place through books, art, crafts and food. Near Tenterden in Kent. The Festival takes place on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 July. There is a great programme of events, some of which

Kent Ploughing Match 2017

We are very pleased to be attending the Ploughing Match again this year, on 16 September. Pop along for a great day and say hello to us at our stand. We had a great time last time show casing the craft

Lord Raglan Onion Festival 2017

The Lord Raglan in Staplehurst will again be hosting this fabulous annual event.  It’s a wonderful family day out, in the beautiful countryside, amongst the hop fields. Each year, keen horticulturalists compete for the various challenges in the Onion  Competition,

The Great British Row Trip 2017

For the 4th year of our Indoor Rowathon, we are circumnavigating Great Britain for our Rowathon in October.  This great event just gets bigger and bigger each year – it’s a fun, healthy way to help us raise much needed

Businesses across Kent volunteer 1,920 hours

Enthusiastic teams of volunteers have given 1,920 hours to Dandelion Time since the beginning of 2017!  They left their offices for the day, armed with tools and ready to take on the hard manual work needed around the house, farm

Kimberly Clark Community Day 2017

We were lucky once again this year to welcome an amazing team of 150 volunteers from Kimberly Clark, to Elmscroft. They came armed with supplies and copious enthusiasm for a day of hard work around the grounds of our charity.